Mechanical Fitter

Mechanical Fitter Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Mechanical Fitter to join our team.


  • Assemble, maintain & repair Hedweld products;
  • Demonstrate an ability to work within reasonable time constraints;
  • Planning and implementation of various maintenance projects;
  • Complete preventative maintenance and reactive worksheets from Maintenance Scheduling Program;
  • Conduct work in accordance with approved maintenance and repair instructions and workshop procedures;
  • Equipment pre-start inspections;
  • Ensure accuracy with all survey, inspection and rebuild documentation associated with work undertaken;
  • Provide support to customers by repairing equipment and troubleshoot problems as they arise;
  • Responsible for all tools and ensure no tools are left in production areas;
  • Wear components change out;
  • Hydraulic system maintenance, fault finding, replacing hydraulic hoses, valve block re-seals;
  • Maintain an inventory of spare parts;
  • Repair of production machinery parts, replacement of production machinery parts;
  • Maintain safe work practices;
  • Provide customers with speciality lubricant products, service & support on heavy-duty plant equipment.


  • Must have the ability to pass a drug and alcohol screen prior to commencing;
  • White card;
  • Relevant Australian Trade Qualification;
  • Previous industry experience and knowledge;
  • Trade qualified Mechanical Fitter is essential along with substantial post trade experience;
  • Working at Heights Accreditation;
  • Ideally have experience within an FMCG environment or as an industrial Fitter;
  • Demonstrated knowledge of plant processes;
  • Valid WA Drivers Licence;
  • Previous experience in a site based environment is essential;
  • Restricted Electrical Licence would be highly regarded;
  • Must have a strong safety focus and adhere to company OH&S procedures;
  • Working knowledge of a CMMS (MEX/SAP);
  • Forklift and confined space licences would be advantageous;
  • Must be able to work as part of a team.

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